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National Treasure (2004)

16 Ratings: 3.9
Action & Adventure movie directed by Jon Turteltaub

Like a Hardy Boys mystery on steroids,National Treasureoffers popcorn thrills and enough boyish charm to overcome its rampant silliness. Although it was roundly criticized as a poor man's rip-off ofRaiders of the Lost ArkandThe Da Vinci Code, it's … see full wiki

Director: Jon Turteltaub
4 reviews about National Treasure (2004)
review by . March 14, 2007
posted in Movie Hype
Pros: Great action packed movie with some great history clues     Cons: None that I can think of     The Bottom Line: This is a great film to watch for all ages and is full of fun little known things to learn about the early years of the United States.     Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie''s plot. Could the key to finding a treasure have been hidden for centuries on the back of the most famous document in …
review by . May 20, 2006
posted in Movie Hype
"National Treasure" is a suspenseful and entertaining movie journey. We follow the treasure hunt crusade of an adventurer, Gates (Nicolas Cage) who goes from the arctic to the nation's capital and its surrounding places. He receives clues until he and his acquired sidekick (Diane Krieger) capture the "Declaration of Independence" from its vault and head place to place, obtaining further clues (like a child's treasure hunt) and seek buried treasure.     The plot is preposterous, …
review by . November 09, 2005
National Treasure is an action adventure movie for history junkies with a sprinkle of comedy and a bit of boy meets girl thrown in for good measure. This combination makes the perfect date movie.    I dub this an action comedy because there are several laugh out loud segments all the characters and the supporting actors keep this film rolling along.    There is not a bad performance in it, the far fetchness of the underlying plot helps rather than hurts the …
review by . May 06, 2005
posted in Movie Hype
Like a trip to Disneyland, this family geared caper is cute and filled with gratuitous fluff like the opening Artic scenes where the story really takes off, but given the premise that this is pretty sterilized stuff the end result is a surprisingly entertaining little movie. Like getting an E ride for the price of an A ticket.    The simple plot of a centuries old secret about a treasure map whose clues are written in invisible ink on the back of the Declaration of Independence …
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